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by IceClouds
Fri May 18, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: Shave Ice² Community Forum
Topic: First festival this weekend....tips
Replies: 10
Views: 156

Re: First festival this weekend....tips

Do you have any pictures of your trailer inside and out? I just finished mine and like to see what others have done.
by IceClouds
Wed May 02, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Shave Ice² Community Forum
Topic: First festival this weekend....tips
Replies: 10
Views: 156

Re: First festival this weekend....tips

I'm not sure if your using block or cubed ice, but at our first event we didn't bring enough ice. Whatever you think you need, bring more! Good luck, wish you the most success!
by IceClouds
Tue Apr 24, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Shave Ice² Community Forum
Topic: Ice Blocks
Replies: 9
Views: 262

Re: Ice Blocks

Well i have made 3 batches so far totaling 180 blocks and I have only had a couple issues with the molds. if you don't have the bag inside the "Lip" of the mold the bag can freeze in the ice. Other than that the blocks come out perfect. You do have to let the block sweat a good 5 minutes i...
by IceClouds
Thu Apr 19, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Shave Ice² Community Forum
Topic: Ice Blocks
Replies: 9
Views: 262

Re: Ice Blocks

Yes you do, with this particular machine the molds are not designed to just have water placed directly into it.
by IceClouds
Wed Apr 18, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: Shave Ice² Community Forum
Topic: Ice Blocks
Replies: 9
Views: 262

Re: Ice Blocks

Will do! We loaded up the machine last night. Ill let you know about how easy they come out of the bags.
by IceClouds
Tue Apr 17, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: Shave Ice² Community Forum
Topic: Ice Blocks
Replies: 9
Views: 262

Re: Ice Blocks

Yes it is! I have never used the glycol machines but this does 60 10lb blocks in 24 hours.
by IceClouds
Tue Apr 17, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: Shave Ice² Community Forum
Topic: Ice Blocks
Replies: 9
Views: 262

Ice Blocks

We got our Clinebell S60 block ice maker fully operational last week and i couldn't be more excited. If anyone is in the Wisconsin area and needs ice blocks let me know!
by IceClouds
Mon Apr 16, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: Shave Ice Supplies and Accessories
Topic: Newbe Question
Replies: 2
Views: 115

Re: Newbe Question

I actually have that machine for at home for my kids since they love shave ice so much. In my opinion your business failure or success is going to come from the product your provide. When i first started i searched the web until i find a used swan for a decent price ($700), I now have two swans and ...
by IceClouds
Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Shave Ice² Community Forum
Topic: How much money can I expect to make a day (ball-park) with a storefront?
Replies: 7
Views: 229

Re: How much money can I expect to make a day (ball-park) with a storefront?

mrjosco stated it best, There is no way to answer your question accurately without you putting in some serious research. My advice start small, such as a tent or food trailer and build up from there. That is exactly what I am doing. Building my business and the brand then looking to see if i could p...
by IceClouds
Wed Apr 11, 2018 8:38 pm
Forum: Shave Ice² Community Forum
Topic: How much money can I expect to make a day (ball-park) with a storefront?
Replies: 7
Views: 229

Re: How much money can I expect to make a day (ball-park) with a storefront?

Hey rtang, This is a loaded question and I have seen some threads talk about this before. Not sure if i can be much help as i operate seasonally out of a food trailer so my overhead is minimal compared to having a storefront. Do you have competition in your area? Have they been around for a long tim...

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